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    September 10, 1926. Wlll£LE~WEEKU Page On•

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    :,oprem.btt 10, 1926. WIRELE~WEEKLV Page Three

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    Page FeUl" WIRf.LE~ WEEKl,.Y September 10, 1926,

    First Radio Conference Is Now History

    THERE wa.s a time when we opol

    C'n\dit for Amateu1s.

    In l!l:.?1 and 1!)22, th rauptic com- rnc·n~ on lh!, quality of the muttic 1iroduccJ hy the: ,ct. Too g reat rrt•: ,, ,·vu. t, \J:-ie amateu.n w~ effort wert:- lhc.-t ht• ginning o! hrondcaitting, in Aui:-lratlis. None nr thl.'m fon•a,,.aw lh~ imml,nBe air-ides that wuuld be mad• In the next ft-w )"ear~. and ,w one dr, amt of a station 11,n powerful and ~cl t.'fflci• ,,nt as 2~·c. 3LO, f>CI,. or 4QG. There WCl'e n f~:w lkrg~

    The ronferenc•· was hold In licl- bourr.~ in lfny, 1023, a1;cl about 100 J"'

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    September 10, 1928. WIRELE~ WEEKLY Page Five

    INTER-EMPIRE BROADCASTING Brio~; we piiblish, nn nrifrlc by Great Bri.sain's leading radio rnp71.eu. spedfJlUy 1'.rri.lt.t:n far Au..ttru!Uur reuJers 111 the teque5l of the Hdiror of /Pir~l,,. u· ctldy.

    11' ia a compliment to British broadcal!,l,jng that un Aut1- ttalia.n period.foal should

    ask me. to writo on some- Lhing of topical interest con• necLed with brt,adO&stlng. I feel l ('$:nnol do hotter than to discuss what mu-st be a matter of great 1ntere1$t lo the F.mpire, thfl possibility of linking Lflt\ Dominions and Colonie& to each other and to Gt-cut Britain, 1;() lhat each mn.y reeeivti lhe other'R grammes.

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    Ilroi.dcasting is n friendlv thing, nnd yet it. bring5S to bear a search, light critic.ism upon progl·ammo con- ce-plion end p('ir.formance. 1'h1tse two r"asons are responsiblo f'm• lba c..nor- muu.-, i11tlUencc that it cm·ric~ • .nnd :£01· 111e imt1l'f'IJ1.idon, good 01· b:ul, thnt it may convey to itP. listeners.

    One understands {ar t\lOJ'tl nf n man by hfl.ttt'iug and not seeing him, 0110 nnder::-~nd::- far more of the C\l\- turP nf a country by it~ broade.a,st reflections than l-iy it:; picLure:s, books and pcoples.

    It ls this -l'act which lead~ me to believe thaL hrondc.asting a.L la~t gives u::; a m~an5 of annlbilu.ting those pre- (':oncoiYed notion,: that nations get of ou~ tuu)thor, ami whir.h, be®ming cxaggetated, lead to n1it-lunrl(!ll'£i.and- ing, and whkh in some ('!\Se$, ll\ the r,nd, lead to \but grAAle~t O\,jJ of ln11na.n exist~m::e, wai:

    Ar1 undcr3tu,nd.in1t twtw{lml peoples of all 1ul.tiom1. rnce~. nniti, jul'.'it as 110 tl'lephon~ line spa.ns the A tJant le Lo link Cnnadt, vr .A mrrica ·with Europe. "'irele~i., however, do~~ uvt :-.utr"'r from t.h~ tliJSndvsmtagl!s of lh~ c::1ble-, innl'lmuch ats- 1h(I ,ut.mP sort of fundamental dL .. to11.ions do not t•xiFit. Tht' lu,ul f.c,lephont! c~rn, howi:-vcr, be £-tl'~etivc wh rimtion over 600 miles, s power of 100 kilowatts and more is nP.e.dcd for a vrireless 1it1ki for the

    (:apru.in EckaMe:r 4ucu.qe.$ th,: udi•antoges fl/ iraer-Empi,e broad- ca:rtin.1t. It is only a maltu oi time, he $ays, bc/t>rc Sydney will

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    Let u!! s-u(lrH,se-, t h~n, thnt the prob- lt>ithl oro solverl, what !!hOuld we do to link Australia? The simplest method .,,vould be a wirclcs11 r:elay to Egypt, re-tran..1mi3sion to India. and from lhnne(' on to Au.slni.hn. Another way i~ by co-opel'ntion with An1e-ricn or Camula; wireless relay from Cornwall to Schenectndy, sh•ll we say, a

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    Pa,., Six WIRELE~ WEEKLY i;~ptom ber l O, l!ll6.

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    THE gal4,1way of th. and .i50 incidental expt'nc,1•.!Jo, inn new ro,11. l*lilftm_ The 'ntnl value of th~ pri~ will t,

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    Sepc+•mher 10, H>:l1i. WIRELE(!~U.KLY

    OW is the TIME TUNE IN 4QG

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    RADIO progress in Quecnsfand is great.er tha.u thnt made: in New South Walm\. A few dn.ys -ago,

    the DirtWtr of Po!4tol service.s :mid that th~ density of liccmses. fn QueeruJ• land cxeeeded the de11sily in N.S.W. By this he meant thlll, 011 a populn .. tion b~i~, there wai; a greater num• ber of li.....i;teners. in in the Northern Stale than in N.S.W.

    The total numbe-r' of lic€'nses in Queensland i~ 16,000. •r1te popula- tion oi N.SJV. fs roughly thre, N.S.W would bav• t,0 show ~5,000 licel15ed.

    This rmrely eonstitutO!i a triumph for the Qne~Mland Rudio Service. ll Is our answer tu the cr-Jticism which hafi ben levelled al us 111 the past Practieal result is our b~sl .re1,1;y~.

    Our most diftk·ult problem l1us been providing variti

    ~It enable-1 )i3teners Lo rh.0-01:)e thf' nights whe,1 they will ]j,c;t-en•in and the night~ when they wi.U go out. On the other hanJ, it nas the eJl:cct of making lhe programme.A much the same week after week. Ju11;t whnt il:l bP.~t. th~n. becomes a prohlAm..

    Th~ br

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